San Francisco: In-line with the policies declared by different tech majors like Facebook(FB) & Google, Amazon has extended the work-from-home order for its corporate workforce till Jan Eight next yr.
“As the COVID-19 epidemic continues, we’re expanding the time frame for those who could accomplish their own job effectively from house to Jan 8, 2021. Meantime, Amazon’s corporate apartments are open & available to all employees,” Amazon stated in a blog post on Wed..
“We continue to accomplish everything we could to make sure a safe workplace environment involving temp screenings upon entry, social distancing instructions, offering face coverings, & improved cleansing procedures,” it added further.
As per a record in The Verge, Amazon is also scheduling to extend constraints on nonessential business travel till the end of the yr..
Previously, Facebook(FB) & Google declared work-from-home policies that extend using 2020.
Twitter, on the different hand, gave its employees the option of functioning from house “forever”.
Amazon declared a slew of steps to protect the health of its employees amidst COVID-19.
Although, the e-commerce giant has also faced dissent from previous & current employees for its COVID-19 policies.